Ways to Support AIARE

AIARE is a nonprofit 501 (c) 3 organization. Your tax deductible gift allows us to fulfill our mission of saving lives through avalanche education. Your support helps AIARE in the following ways:

  • Reduce avalanche injuries and fatalities by providing us the means to build awareness to a wider audience.
  • Support research projects on the decision making processes of backcountry travelers.
  • Improve, update, and develop new curriculum and training programs.
  • Expand online educational resources for all backcountry travelers.


Donate Directly to AIARE



Amazon Smiles

Support AIARE with every purchase you make on Amazon. Click below then bookmark smile.amazon.com. Remember to start at that url each time to ensure your purchases also benefit AIARE.



Workplace Giving

There are various options available for workplace giving, including:

The Combined Federal Campaign

Federal employees will find AIARE listed as an option in the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). The CFC is the official workplace giving campaign for federal employees and retirees. You can be the face of change by giving to the charities you care about through payroll deduction. Go to giveCFC.org and click DONATE. Then set up your profile, choose your charities, and designate your payment option: payroll deduction, credit/debit card, or e-check. The American Institute for Avalanche Research and Education’s CFC number is 21464.


Workplace Giving (Non-Government Employees)

Employees in the private sector may offer a variety of payroll-deduction giving options. If you’d like to give to AIARE through your employer, please contact your human resources department to find out what options they offer.


Matching Gifts

Many companies sponsor matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by their employees. If your company has a qualifying program, request a matching gift form from your employer or access the form through their website. Send your completed and signed form, along with your check or a copy of your online donation receipt to AIARE PO Box 1538, Vail, CO 81658. For questions, contact us at contact@avtraining.org



Become a Corporate Partner

AIARE’s work would not be possible without the support of our corporate partners. Together, we can save lives through avalanche education. To learn more, please contact us at contact@avtraining.org